Dr.WONG Sau-kuen, Stella 黃秀娟博士

Title: 
Clinical Associate
Qualifications: 

PhD (HKU)
MSW (HKU)
PgD (CUHK)
BSW (HKBU)
RSW

Email: 
sswsk@polyu.edu.hk
Phone: 
3400 3683
Office: 
EF709
Specialism: 

Adolescent Development;
Gambling;
Working with Youth-At-Risk;
Human Growth and Development

Teaching: 

Introduction to Social Work
Generic Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families
Advanced Human Behaviors and Social Environment
Criminal Justice and Social Work 
Fieldwork Teaching

Selected Publications: 

Wong, S. K. S., & Tsang, K. M. S. (under review). A Study Examining the Impact of Outcome Expectancy on Chinese Adolescents’ Gambling Behaviors.  Journal of Gambling Studies.

Ho, K. W., Wong, S. K. S., & Wong, S. P. D. (under review). Impact of family on youth gambling in Hong Kong.  Journal of Gambling Studies.

Wong, S. K. S., & Tsang, K. M. S. (2012a). Validation of the Chinese Version of the Gamblers’ Belief Questionnaire (GBQ-C). Journal of Gambling Studies, 28, 561-572.

Wong, S. K. S., & Tsang, K. M. S. (2012b). Development and validation of the Chinese adolescent gambling expectancy scale.  International Gambling Studies, 12, 309-329.

Ho, K. W., Wong, S. K. S., & Hui, Lo, M. C. J. (2012). The relationship between gambling accessibility and HK people’s participation in gambling activities. Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development, 22, 266 -274.

Conference papers: 

Wong, S. K. S. (2011). Development and Validation of the Chinese Adolescent Gambling Expectancy Scale. Paper presented at the 3rd Asian Pacific Problem Gambling & Addictions Conference 2011, organized by the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals and the Division on Addictions, Cambridge Health Alliance.

Wong, S. K. S. (2011).  Outcome expectancies and gambling behaviors among Chinese adolescents.  Paper presented at the Research Postgraduate Conference 2011, organized by the Faculty of Social Science, The University of Hong Kong.

Wong, S. K. S. (2009).   Research Findings on Responsible Gambling Policy and Practice in Hong Kong. Paper presented at the Symposium on Responsible Gambling: People, Practice and Policy. Hong Kong 22-23 October 2009.  (with Dr. Ho Kit-wan, Dr. Hui Lo Man-chun)

Wong, S. K. S. (2008).  Gambling expectancies in Hong Kong Chinese adolescents. Paper presented at the Research Postgraduate Conference 2008 organized by the Faculty of Social Science, The University of Hong Kong.

Current Research Projects : 

“Exploring the processes of and factors affecting cyber youth counseling – A content analysis”, funded by Central Research Grant, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2012. (Co-I)

“Hong Kong Peoples’ Participation in Gambling Activities”, funded by Ping Wo Fund, Home Affairs Bureau, 2011. (Co-I)

“Evaluation study on the impacts of gambling liberalization in nearby cities on Hong Kong Peoples’ participation in gambling activities and development of counselling and treatment services for problem gamblers”, funded by Ping Wo Fund, Home Affairs Bureau, 2007 to 2008. (Co-I)

“Adolescent Gambling Behaviors and Helping-Seeking Propensity”, funded by Central Research Grant, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, 2009. (Co-I)

“Liberalization of gambling activities in Hong Kong and Macau: Change in prevalence of problem gambling and its policy implications”, funded by Central Research Grant, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University 2008. (Co-I)

Professional & Community Service: 

Reviewer: Journal of Gambling Studies, International Gambling Studies

Advisor: Hong Kong Caritas Youth and Community Service, “Play-safe Healthy Life Project” and “Life Architect Project”